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I stumbled across this awesome 360 project in our own 360 case modding forum here on XS and I was impressed. We've all seen water cooled 360's before. Some done by "professionals" who make money in the biz of water cooling. However, few have pulled it off in such a slick looking package. Not to mention functional.



Paulus: "I got my watercooled 360 finished this week. I made a waterblock to cover both the CPU and GPU and the pump is fitted internally. The reason I put it on the left side is the right side has a metal plate across it and I didnt want to start cutting it. It also seems to be easier to put the casing back together with it on the left side."

For his Complete worklog with photos: water-cooling.com
Discuss this news item on our forums: forums.xbox-scene.com
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sweet lookin but what is the point of water cooling an xbox?
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sweet lookin but what is the point of water cooling an xbox?
Some people might say its the same point as water cooling a computer...

People wanna do it, so they do it... it certainly cuts down on heat and noise for any application; whether its a computer, an xbox, etc.
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but its not like u can OC the xbox...lol so why waste the money... i just dont see the point of it,other than to say"hey my XBox360 is watter cooled!"
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but its not like u can OC the xbox...lol so why waste the money... i just dont see the point of it,other than to say"hey my XBox360 is watter cooled!"
and Im just saying thats an entirely subjective opinion... a lot of people watercool their comp say the same thing, they dont all overclock their stuff

like I said, watercooling cuts down on heat and noise... for some people, thats a good enough reason to watercool whatever they want if they have the money...

I wouldnt watercool an xbox 360 if I had one, but if I had craploads of money, Id do all sorts of stuff... ... either way, he did a great job on this mod
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post #6 of 10
Have you ever played a 360 for a couple hours? The heat that comes out the back of that thing is crazy. Watercooling your 360 is good if you play for long periods of time.
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haha that's awesome
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unless you OC it, its not going to need water cooling, and can you even OC the xbox360?
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obviously you can...
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The water will start boiling from the amount of heat that thing gives off
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